It has been pre­vi­ously demon­strated that forced amal­ga­ma­tions do not work ...

Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - NEWS -

– STEPHEN BALI amal­ga­ma­tions and the In­de­pen­dent Re­view Panel (IRP) Re­port com­mis­sioned by the NSW State Gov­ern­ment rec­om­mended no change for the Pen­rith LGA, other than po­ten­tial mi­nor bound­ary ad­just­ments in the fu­ture,” she said.

Fit for the Fu­ture is the State Gov­ern­ment’s re­form pack­age, where coun­cils must demon­strate an abil­ity to meet a se­ries of strong financial and sus­tain­abil­ity bench­marks by 2019-20.

Syd­ney’s 41 coun­cils will be re­duced to about 20 un­der the changes.

-An­drew Clennell, Ali­cia Wood, Miles God­frey and Jil­lian McKee

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